[mythtv-users] QAM, MythTV, and SchedulesDirect

Mike Atkinson kdx7214 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 30 13:04:50 UTC 2012

So where do I get the XMLTV id number to begin with?   I'll check out
mythweb (once I get it working) but still not sure where to find the
xmltv id for each channel.

On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 8:25 PM, Nick Rout <nick.rout at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 2:27 PM, Mike Atkinson <kdx7214 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Okay, so following advice from someone on the list, I sent a ticket in
>> to SchedulesDirect.  It turns out they cannot support it because
>> Tribune does not get the information relating to QAM from the cable
>> providers.   The cable providers see it as
>> proprietary information and aren't willing to share.
>> The person who responded told me that I need to somehow associate the
>> channel (i.e. 23-7) with an XMLTV id number within MythTV for it to
>> grab scheduling data.   Anyone know how to go about this?   I've been
>> looking through the database but nothing has jumped out at me yet.
> Take a look in mythweb/settings/tv/channels and remember the save button on
> the bottom of the page.
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